FIRST FRUITS EXPLAINED
What are the first fruits?
The term "first fruits" refers to the first of anything. They are the first fruits of the harvest or offering given to God, in thanksgiving, for His goodness.
Why do we do it?
We believe that success in life is based on our application of biblical principles to our daily lives. God instituted first fruit giving as a principle that his people should practice and that during the development of the Church. Early Christians gave their harvest and cattle to the Church. They kept the principle that the first of everything belongs to God (Proverbs 3: 9-10).
Who should do it?
Anyone who calls CDA home. Keep in mind, this is not mandatory and is a free-will offering.
How much should I give?
Whatever comes out of the goodness your heart (2 Corinthians 9: 7-8) always guided by the Holy Spirit (Romans 8:14).